Show FAQ
Why did Tom Lowell leave the series after two seasons?
Lowell wanted more money from the producers than they were williing to pay so it was adios to Private Nelson.
Why was Steven Rogers replaced at the end of the show's first season?
Apparently, the producers just weren't satisfied with his character/acting and replaced him with Conlan Carter.
How many members of King Company were killed during the course of the series' run?
According to author Jo Davidsmeyer, who wrote a book on the series, 118 men of King Company died so that the plot could advance.
Why were Doc's real name and Littlejohn's first name never given?
Because the producers/writers never felt like giving them one. Even Sgt. Saunders and Lt. Hanley's first names (Charles and Gil) were only mentioned in a couple of episodes.
Why did Shecky Greene leave the series after only a handfull of episodes?
Greene's stand-up comedy career had begun to take off and he decided to concentrate on that area of his show biz career.

Network: ABC ( USA)
Type: Scripted
Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama, Military/War
Status: Canceled/Ended
Airs: Tuesdays at 07:30 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: October 02, 1962
Ended: August 29, 1967
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